Chris Valentine, Board President

  • Chris graduated from Dublin City Schools in 2002 and promptly got elected to the Board of Education in 2003 at the age of 19. During his time on the Board, Chris has served as President and Vice-President on several occasions.

    He is a product of Dublin City Schools, having attended Wyandot Elementary, Grizzell Middle School, and Coffman High School. Upon graduating from Dublin Coffman, Chris attended The Ohio State University graduating with a degree in Integrated Social Studies.

    In addition to his duties on the Board, Chris is a small business owner. He owns and operates franchises of Prep Baseball Report, the country’s biggest and most respected independent scouting service for amateur baseball players, in Canada, Michigan, New England, and Ohio.

    Chris is married to Lara Valentine, a former elementary music teacher in Dublin City Schools. They have three children: Jace, Jana, and Jaden.